Faith, Freedom and the Future: Religion in American Political Culture / Edition 144

Faith, Freedom and the Future: Religion in American Political Culture / Edition 144

by Charles W. Dunn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0742523306

ISBN-13: 9780742523302

Pub. Date: 01/15/2003

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.

No subject arouses more passionate controversy than faith and freedom. From the rise of Islam and terrorism to the demise of America's religious traditions, these issues cut to the heart and soul of America and her position in the world. In Faith, Freedom, and the Future renowned scholars discuss the ever-changing relationship between religion and politics.

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Overview

No subject arouses more passionate controversy than faith and freedom. From the rise of Islam and terrorism to the demise of America's religious traditions, these issues cut to the heart and soul of America and her position in the world. In Faith, Freedom, and the Future renowned scholars discuss the ever-changing relationship between religion and politics. Addressing the issues from a wide variety of perspectives, this work is essential reading for all interested in exploring the role of faith in public institutions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742523302
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/15/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
5.78(w) x 8.72(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 Introduction: The Kaleidoscopic Dynamics of Faith and Freedom Chapter 3 Christianity and History Chapter 4 How the Religious Past Frames America's Future Chapter 5 Christophobia and the American Future Chapter 6 Ideas that Bring Down Empires: An Evangelical Case for Scholarship Chapter 7 When Faith Meets Politics: What Does It Mean to Take Washington, D.C., Seriously? Chapter 8 Reason, Freedom, and the Rule of Law: The Political Significance of Man's Spiritual Powers Chapter 9 Darwin's Black Box Chapter 10 And the Wall Came Tumbling Down: Pope John Paul II and the Collapse of Communism Chapter 11 Selected Bibliography

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